Program: The Ole Miss Chemistry Department seeks applicants for an NSF-funded summer Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) program in 2017. Non-UM students who have completed their freshman year of college and who have not yet graduated can participate fully in “Ole Miss Physical Chemistry Summer Research Program” activities and work on a research project under the direction of a faculty mentor. Student participants will receive a $5,000 stipend, a housing and meal plan for ten weeks, and travel assistance.
Eligibility: Undergraduate student participants must have completed their freshmen year of college but not yet graduated at a school other than Ole Miss, and must be citizens or permanent residents of the United States or its possessions. Underrepresented groups in science are strongly encouraged to apply, including minorities, women, and first-generation college students.
Key Dates and Deadlines:
02/24/2017: applications due
05/30/2017: experience begins
08/11/2017: experience ends
The Ole Miss PCHEM Summer Research Program REU is supported by The National Science Foundation (CHE-1460568).